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A Wise Man's Cure: Frankincense and Myrrh - History in the Headlines

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Jun 27, 2011 ... Once considered priceless, the ancient remedies frankincense and myrrh are drawing new attention from medical researchers.

Frankincense (Boswellia sacra) - History and Uses - Sacred Earth ...

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Frankincense its history and uses for ritual, ceremony and medicine. An ethnobotanical profile of Frankincense (Boswellia sacra)

Myrrh and Frankincense - ITM Online

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Both myrrh and frankincense grow as small trees or shrubs; they are of the botanical family Burseraceae. Their natural growing range is limited, but this has  ...

What Is Frankincense? - Live Science

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Dec 24, 2012 ... Frankincense is the dried sap of trees in the Boswellia genus, particularly Boswellia sacra. These trees ... 25 Rarely Seen Historical Photos!

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Dec 4, 2015 ... Frankincense & Myrrh are essential oils heard of (especially during this time of year) as the Bible story of baby Jesus and the gifts He was given ...

Frankincense Information - Scents of Earth

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Frankincense provides one of the most evocative scents in the long history of aromatics. Its fresh, fruity, pine-lemon bouquet with delicately sweet, resinous and ...

Myrrh - Medicinal Spices Exhibit - UCLA Biomedical Library: History ...

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Description, From earliest history until today, fragrant, alluring smells have been regarded as ... The main incense fragrances were frankincense and myrrh.

Frankincense and myrrh more than just historic scents | Juneau ...

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Dec 25, 2009 ... Frankincense and myrrh are plant resins, and both have a long history of use as incense. The trees whose bark produces these resins grow ...

Frankincense - History of the Ancient Aromatic Tree Resin

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Frankincense is an ancient and fabled aromatic tree resin, its use as a fragrant perfume reported from a multitude of historical sources at least as early as 1500 ...

BBC News - Frankincense: Could it be a cure for cancer?

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Feb 9, 2010 ... Oman's Land of Frankincense is an 11-hour drive southwards from the capital, .... But this is a blink of the eye in the history of frankincense.

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The Story of Frankincense | Middle East Institute

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Jan 12, 2012 ... Harvested frankincense and myrrh are burned as incense because of their ... Historical accounts mention that, upon the death of his favorite ...

Why Did the Magi Bring Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh? - Biblical ...

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Dec 1, 2015 ... This Bible History Daily feature was originally published in December .... The significance of the three gifts, “gold, frankincense, and myrrh” (v.

A Brief History of Frankincense and Myrrh - What are frankincense ...

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A Brief History of Frankincense and Myrrh - The three wise men in the story of Christmas carried gold, frankincense and myrrh. What are frankincense and myrrh ...